Moscow's COVID-19 death toll spikes to 10,171

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Moscow [Russia], December 17 (ANI/Sputnik): Moscow has registered 76 deaths of patients infected with COVID-19 over the past 24 hours, bringing the Russian capital's death toll to 10,171, the city's coronavirus response centre said in a statement on Wednesday.

"Another 76 patients, who were diagnosed with pneumonia and tested positive for the coronavirus infection, died in Moscow," the centre said.

In the previous day, 73 people infected with the coronavirus died in Moscow. (ANI/Sputnik)